Silwan

Wave of oppression targets Palestinians in Israel

Patrick O. Strickland
Haifa
19 November 2014

Israeli prime minister threatens to strip state’s Palestinians of their citizenship.

Jerusalem family's home destroyed by Israel for second time in two years

Budour Youssef Hassan
Jerusalem
11 November 2014

Khaled al-Zeer was arrested and abused after Israeli police arrived at his home.

The Month in Pictures: October 2014

6 November 2014

A monthly roundup of photographs documenting Palestine, Palestinian life, politics and culture, and international solidarity with Palestine.

Leading Israeli lawmaker "trying to start holy war" in East Jerusalem

Moshe Feiglin, deputy speaker of the Knesset, has compared himself to a raped woman after being denied access to al-Aqsa Mosque.

Revealed: EU science chief promised to be "flexible" towards Israel's war crimes

The Israeli Antiquities Authority has deceived Brussels officials in order to obtain research subsidies.

“We don’t Dig apartheid!” Israeli activists disrupt NBC shoot in Jaffa - video

Activists protesting Israel-subsidized NBC show “whitewashing apartheid” are greeted with racist slogans.

Harry Potter star Jason Isaacs helping Israel “Dig” in to occupied Jerusalem

Actor is starring in Israeli-government funded NBC show Palestinians say is intended to help Israel drive them out of Jerusalem.

Palestinians urge NBC to cancel show that aids Israel's Jerusalem land grab

New NBC drama to be filmed in Jerusalem “will give legitimacy to Israel’s policies of apartheid, ethnic cleansing and colonization,” groups say.

Israeli forces raid home to arrest 4-year-old, dad says

“I told the officer, ‘you want to arrest him; should I send milk and diapers with him?”

Video: Palestinian girl determined to stay in Silwan despite Israeli settler aggression

“My dream is like the dream of any Palestinian kid,” says Tayma. “It is to live in safety and not in the shadow of colonization, and not to feel crushed every time I leave the house. And my other dream is to become a famous Palestinian rapper.”

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